When Jesus came into Peter’s house, he saw Peter’s mother-in-law lying in bed with a fever. Matthew 8: 14 When I originally wrote this post, I was preparing to go to Nashville, TN. Being married to a youth pastor, I get the extreme pleasure of being able to witness God transforming a teenager’s life as … More Distraction? Spiritual Warfare? or Life?
I walk into the room and the same feeling of dread washes over me. Taking a seat, I try to appear more relaxed and at ease than I feel. I’m telling myself that I’m part of the team so I belong there. I repeat: I belong. I belong. I belong. But I don’t. Every fiber … More That feeling of Un-belonging
The cold is finally starting to give way to warmer weather. Woohoo! As much as I’m a fan of snow, since renovating our camper, I’m finding that summer is calling my name! With our camper named Eileen, I enjoy the week long adventures as much as I enjoy the quick, weekend getaway. The shorter weekends may … More Five Fabulous Spring Finds
The book of Daniel always fascinates me. I enjoy Daniel’s writing style, the stories he shares, and even the emotion he conveys. He tells many stories and shares many prophetic visions that are encouraging and awe-inspiring. However, one of the things I love most about Daniel is his humble boldness. The book of Daniel begins … More A Humble Boldness
In the book of Ezekiel, God tells Ezekiel that he’s not being sent to a people of a foreign tongue. Ezekiel is being sent to his own people. God tells him that if He had sent him to a foreign land, the people would listen to him. Ezekiel is obedient and, even with a warning, … More Unmet Expectations
Last week was daylight savings time. Many places in the world set their clocks ahead one hour and countless people look forward to the arrival of spring! Of course, after celebrating the arrival of spring, they complain because they lose an hour of sleep. Yeah, there’s just no making people happy. 🙂 I’ve been thinking … More What’s your complaint communicating?
I’m not sure how your brain works. In fact, I’m not even really sure how my brain works and I carry it around with me! I don’t mean in the actual, legit neurons and synapses kind of way — I just mean in the what-are-you-thinking kind of way. Lately, it seems my brain is on … More What a wonderful word: Cerebrate